Quick post: this is crazy! Milwaukee get swept, and he’s out, even though they’re in the middle of a pennant race! I’ve never heard of something like this happening in baseball.
Dave adds: It’s impossible to know for sure, but his handling of the bullpen yesterday was so horrible that I wouldn’t be surprised if Doug Melvin just decided that there’s no way he could trust
MelvinYost to be the in game strategist in a playoff series.